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Review written by Erik “InstraClassic” Jorgensen
It’s April 7th, 2012, only a little less than two weeks since Another ended. Yet, the impression of this anime has stuck with me since I began watching it around March 13th. The final showdown that was the last couple of episodes was simply a cheery to be included on the proverbial sundae. I never thought I’d see the day I’d be stumped when it comes to attempting to paraphrase my opinion towards an anime. First and foremost, Another is, without a doubt, one of the greatest achievements in entertainment since I have embraced such concepts at the age of eight. Such words are met with skepticism and nitpicking, but I find it difficult to hate or even relatively dislike this show.
I Don’t Have Many Friends
When I asked Jeremiah if I could return to Two Over One, I honestly had no idea what was in store for anime in the fall 2011 season. He provided me a list, I reviewed my choices, and settled on three anime.
- Kyoukai Senjou no Horizon
- Boku wa Tomodachi ga Sukunai
I think Mr. Hopper said it better himself when “one of these things just doesn’t belong here.” Now, I give credit where credit is due, BokuTomo (as I’m lazily calling it) definitely manned up in their preview episode by exploiting the cliches of standard slice-of-life, attire anime and implementing it in a not-sure-if-serious, but nonetheless hilarious she-bang.
Hello, and welcome to the start of the anime winter season! To boost off the delicious line-up of winter anime, comes IS: Infinite Stratos. Basically everything you’d expect in a typical season: girls… and mecha. All goes well ends well, right? Well, not exactly. Let’s just say this episode started and ended with a bang. Read the rest of this entry